A simple and effective pallet goat shelter that is large enough to hold more than two or three goats. It will keep off the rain, snow and cold! Look through the steps of putting it all together!
If you are thinking about getting goats it’s a good idea to have an overview of basic goat care. I know when I first started researching goats it was quite overwhelming. They seemed much more complicated then chickens and I was afraid I would be do things wrong in preparing for them. I was overwhelmed, […]
As we researched and prepared to bring our goats home, two pieces of information stuck with me. One was the quote “if a fence can hold water it can hold a goat”. The other was that if a goat’s pasture has enough entertainment, they won’t try to escape. While we did invest in a good, […]
Before we got goats I knew there would be surprises, but I thought I was generally prepared. I had talked to goat breeders, read ebooks, websites, etc. I thought I was more or less in the know… Here are 4 things no one tells you about goats.
This week we have questions about hens crowing, raising goats, best starter breeds of chickens and keeping the chicken coop clean. How about if we join the Coffee Break and the Q&A together in one segment! You can grab your favorite beverage, take a short break and read through these questions and my ever so […]
Along with kidding season comes long nights checking the does in the wee hours in the morning, mad dashes to the barn when something changes on the barn cam, long waits, and fast paced action. In the wonderful chaos that ensues, it is incredibly helpful to have a pre-assembled “grab bag” that is ready for […]